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Shooting Stars Square

Shooting Stars Registration

Here's where you can register for our 2014 Shooting Stars Cover Kids Contest, coming Oct. 11 to Plaza El Segundo. The first 200 children to pre-register and pre-pay will receive VIP gift bags!   … Read Article

Terranea Getaway Square

Win a Terranea Girlfriends Getaway!

Has it been awhile since you and your gal pals got away? Here is a fantastic opportunity! … Read Article

Tinkering School Square

Creation Classes and Workshops For Little ‘Makers’

The “maker” movement, a DIY wave that has swept the country, has plenty to offer kids and families. If your child loves to make art, repurpose used materials into new inventions, design robots, or build giant structures for the sole purpose of knocking them back down, here are some options that are sure to challenge and delight. What happens when you get a group of enterprising artists and … Read Article

Julian Square

Julian Is the Apple Of Our Eye

Autumn is prime time to visit Julian, an historic gold-mining town an hour east of San Diego that is home to numerous apple orchards. A handful of these are open to the public for apple and pumpkin picking. Eat Housed in a 1920s cottage, the family-owned and operated Julian Grille (2224 Main St.; 760-765-0036; www.juliangrille.com) has extensive lunch and dinner menus. Try the Reuben … Read Article